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Old 04-21-2004, 20:23   #1 (permalink)
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Polishing turbo baldes & other stuff

Does anyone know for how much and where i can get my turbo blades polished up to a mirror finish (or close to)
I am located in the western subs of melb.
Also does anyone have a single CSA tri spoke 4 sale 15 x 7. The exact model is called a CSA sonar, they are about 8 years old and they dont make em any more and i desp need one. They are falcon stud pattern of course.
Aslo does anyone need seats from and EB II front and back, all in good cond except a small repairable tear in the drivers seat.
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Old 04-21-2004, 23:37   #2 (permalink)
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I hear it's about $150 per wheel to get a professional polish. And I highly, do not recommend polishing them yourself :D
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Re: Polishing turbo baldes & other stuff

Latest i heard from a local e-series member is 150 a set..
150 a wheel is just stupid

But if anyone knows DIY, and has done it well, lets us know
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Old 04-22-2004, 03:31   #4 (permalink)
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Re: Polishing turbo baldes & other stuff

yeah i want to get mine polished as well im in syd...i guess ill need to ring around myself since everyones in melb.

i tried polishing it myself...last time i ever get sucked into buying metal polish from supercheap the pictures looked good on the packaging thats all i can say about them
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eatom - did you use autosol polish, that worked well when i used it on my turbo blades, i was just too lazy to keep on sanding and sanding each rim for about 6 hours. so one is really good 2 arent bad and 1 is shit, but thats the one i smashed into a gutter.

ive seen ads in the trader here in adelaide rims polished for $30 each. i wouldnt expect it to be more then that.

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would any one know if snoflakes can be polished?i was just thinking while reading this thread and the main reason y i wonna rid my self of em carse of their paint peeling
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Re: Polishing turbo baldes & other stuff

they could be. But it would be an absolute can't to do, the rim part would be easy enough. If ya want the polished looks get XF ghia rims. Or you could buy my EL GT's, i'll give them to you for the special price $1000 :O .

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i'll swap ya an ea garnish , that spac badge, and a set of quality golf clubs for those el gt rims please!
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oh yeah and i'll also goive ya the spac's rims so you have something to cruise on
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very temptimg but.. uhm... no! I have a quality set of Maxfli golf clubs allready. I'll take the snowflakes off your hands for $150 in 2 weeks. :F
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